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Songs from Bialik: Selected Poems of Hayim Nahman Bialik (Judaic Traditions in Literature, Music, & Art)

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Hayim Nahman Bialik is considered one of the greatest Hebrew poets of modern times. As he possessed a thorough command of Hebrew and the unusual ability to use fully the resources of the language, his literary career is touted as a turning point in modern Hebrew literature. He greatly influenced and, to a large degree, anticipated the Hebrew spoken in modern Israel.<P>Several poems, particularly his immensely popular children's verse, has been set to music. He is considered Israel's national poet. Until now there has been little academic attention in English about Bialik's work; Hadari's new translation of a selection of his major work fills that void.

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The Lithuanian, Hayim Nahman Bialik (1873-1934), is considered one of the greatest poets in Hebrew. A 50-page introduction on Bialik and his work precedes 83 translated poems written in the two decades preceding and following the turn of the 20th century. Poems are not organized thematically or temporally.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780815628149
Translator:
Hadari, Atar
Author:
Miron, Dan
Translator:
Hadari, Atar
Author:
Bialik, Hayyim Nahman
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Subject:
Middle Eastern
Subject:
Bialik, Hayyim Nahman
Subject:
Anthologies-Miscellaneous International Poetry
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Judaic Traditions in Literature, Music, & Art
Publication Date:
20001231
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
9.36x6.04x.84 in. .99 lbs.

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